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RKO Studios inter-office memos & telegrams relating to making of Bird of Paradise - King Kong sets.

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RKO Studios inter-office memos & telegrams relating to making of Bird of Paradise - King Kong sets.
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134. RKO Studios inter-office memos and telegrams relating to making of Bird of Paradise - the interior sets were repurposed for King Kong. (RKO, 1932) Vintage original Binder of (28+) pages, much to or from Unit Production Manager John Burch, and (9) production stills. Memos include travel budgets, shooting schedules, correspondence of the difficulty of filming on natural locations, daily time reports, set construction specs, issues with Dolores Del Rio i.e.: water temperature in the tank she is expected to swim in and conversations about affixing flower leis over her nipples, 4-Telegrams and 1-unsigned Inter-departmental Correspondence from Merian C. Cooper and more. Includes 9-production photos retaining snipes on the verso. Exhibiting age, production wear and breached punch holes. In overall vintage very good to fine condition. $600 - $800